Neurology is a branch of medicine involved in the study of the brain, brain stem, spinal cord and peripheral nervous system and muscle diseases and includes treatment procedures other than diagnosis and surgery. As with all branches of science, neurology has developed in years and left being a closed field.
As neurology developed, it was divided into subbranches which require separate specialty such as epilepsy, movement disorders, cerebrovascular diseases, dementia, sleep disorders.
Patients with headache, dizziness, stroke, diseases accompanied by altered mental status (epilepsy etc.), numbness in hands and feet, various muscle weaknesses should apply to the neurology polyclinic.
Diagnostic methods for neurologic patients:
• X-Ray (Direct radiography)